For over a century Western travellers have been exploring the Middle East, only a fraction of the numbers visit Jordan-a country famous for its mountains, beaches, castles and ancient churches with a rich culture. A safe shelter in a region of conflict, Jordan is popular amongst the visitors for its world heritage sites, welcoming towns and inspiring desert landscapes. In the recent past Jordan has appeared as a new member in Middle East’s list of famous tourist destinations. 85 percent of Jordan’s land is covered with deserts but still this country has so much to offers to its guests.
Upon arrival, a member of our staff will meet the clients at Queen Alia International Airport for assistance with customs and immigration procedures. Afterwards you will be transferred to your hotel in Amman. Check in the hotel and spend the rest of the day at leisure. As the day ends, head back to your hotel to spend overnight in the comfort of your bed at Hotel in Amman.
Post breakfast set out for a City tour of Amman, visiting the magnificently restored Roman Theater- the highlight of Amman for most foreign visitors is the impressive remnant of Roman Philadelphia. Then proceed towards the area known as the Citadel sits on the highest hill in Amman. There's plenty to see, but the Citadel's most striking sights are the Temple of Hercules and the Ummayad Palace. The Citadel’s most impressive series of historic buildings is focused around the Umayyad Palace, behind the National Archaeological Museum.
After that continue drive to the north of Amman to the Roman City of Jerash. A close second to Petra on the list of favourite destinations in Jordan is the ancient city of Jerash. Jerash lies on a plain surrounded by hilly wooded areas and fertile basins return to the hotel in Amman. Have a scrumptious dinner and spend the overnight at hotel in Amman.
Have a scrumptious breakfast and proceed for Madaba and Mt. Nebo and later head south to Petra. Upon arrival in the town of Madaba you will visit St. George the Apostle Church, home to a stunning mosaic map of the ancient Middle East.
Afterwards continue to nearby Mount Nebo where you will visit the church on top of the hill from where, it is believed, Moses viewed the Promised Land. His tomb is also located at this site, as well as a beautiful array of mosaics in the floor of the church. You will be able to experience the magnificent landscape of the Jordan Valley, Jericho and the Judean Hills, just as Moses did.
Continue on to Petra. Have mouthwatering dinner and spend overnight in Petra.
Post breakfast set out for an exploration of Petra-the Rose Red City. Here opt for a horse ride to the "Siq" (Canyon) entrance then walk the rest of the way through the narrow, winding cut in rocks into the valley. Your first glimpse of the splendor of the place will be of the Treasury as you round the last bend on the pathway. The Treasury and the other buildings have been carved out of the canyon walls in the prink sandstone. From outside catch the glimpse of the Roman Theatre, the Corinthian Tomb and the Palace Tomb. Once done with the exploration of this marvelous site, transfer for dinner and spend overnight in the comfort of your bed at hotel in Petra.
Have a scrumptious breakfast and enjoy a three hour Jeep tour in Wadi Rum, known for its geologic riches as well as the rich desert wildlife and plant life. Once done with the exploration of the ancient landscape, travel through Wadi Araba to the Dead Sea for dinner and overnight.
After Breakfast at Hotel, spend the day at leisure, basking in the sun in the healing waters of the Dead Sea or perhaps indulging in one of the many spa services offered by the resort. During the noon you will be required to travel to visit the site of Bethany where John- the Baptist baptized Jesus in the River Jordan. It is also the site of village of John the Baptist.
As the day ends retire back to the hotel to spend overnight in the hotel at Dead Sea.
After a sumptuous breakfast, step in your comfortable shoes to spend the rest of the day at leisure. Stroll down near the shore of the Dead Sea as per your convenience and experience the magnificent views of the lush green surroundings. As the day retires, transfer back to hotel. Spend overnight at the hotel.
Treat your taste buds with finger licking breakfast and check out of the hotel to travel to airport to board flight back home.